Legal cannabis dispensaries across the country have been targeted by violent looters, who have used protests against police brutality to their advantage.
Lawmakers have reintroduced marijuana reform as a way to kickstart the economy once a semblance of normalcy returns.
If you want to fully understand how the coronavirus has impacted marijuana legalization, just look at New York.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo intended to legalize adult-use marijuana through the state budget this session, but the novel coronavirus outbreak may force the issue on the back burner.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo believes New York will still legalize recreational marijuana this year, though others aren't as sure.
The coronavirus has been impacting the world economy and, in particular, the cannabis industry. This is especially true with respect to the virtual shutdown of business activity in China.
A poor medical marijuana program and recreational markets outside New York could force the state's hands this year.
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